On the 5th Day of Self-Care Katie gave to me . . .
Five easy tips to tidy up!
It was an afternoon break in an office full of people I still call "family." M&M's, pretzels, and Cheez-It crackers were shared across the table as the topic of vacuuming came up. Listening to my co-workers, I quickly learned how vastly different everyone's vacuuming habits were. From one co-worker that vacuumed every morning before work to another that vacuumed only when company came to all those in between, my office was certainly divided on this issue. Being on the only-vacuum-when-company-comes end of this subject, I was baffled to learn that some people actually vacuum daily. I could not imagine ever being disciplined enough to accomplish a cleaning goal that lofty.
To you vacuum daily types, this post is NOT for you. To the hoarders out there, this post also isn't for you. This is for all those in-between cleaners, who enjoy tidiness, but aren't going for perfection.
Here are five easy tips to tidy up this holiday season:
Constantly aiming for perfection adds more stress, but tidying up helps us feel better. Even a messy person feels better when his or her environment is tidy. Take the time to tidy up this holiday.